Saturday, April 26, 2014

Photo Number 1554

This is a CdV from Craig’s Collection.
Lizzy Thomas CP
A beautiful lady.  She might be wearing a lace shawl.
Lizzy Thomas back CP
Cousin Lizzy Thomas
Fernando Dessaur was the photographer at 531 8th Avenue
Bet. 37th & 38th Sts.  New York
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Susanna left us a link to more info on Teresa's blog about Fernando Dessaur it seems he was at this address in 1870. 

2 comments:

  1. Teresa on her blog 'Forgotten Faces and Long Ago Places' has written about the photographer Fernando Dessaur:

    http://forgottenfacesandlongagoplaces.blogspot.com.es/2013/02/fashionable-friday-1860s-new-york-city.html

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  2. Just a shot in the dark, but there is a Lizzie Thomas nee' Roe (abt 1856 in Brooklyn, New York - 29 Jul 1906 in Waltham, Massachusetts) the daughter of James H Roe and Elizabeth Edgerton, wife of Charles A. Thomas (Oct 1854).

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